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Waxman, Franz 1906-1967

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Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

79 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

37 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

43 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

49 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

22 editions published between 1941 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sedate young girl marries a playboy, and comes to suspect that he is trying to murder her
Bride of Frankenstein by James Whale( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular horror classics of all time and an acclaimed sequel to the original Frankenstein. The legendary Boris Karloff reprises his role as the screen's most understood monster who now longs for a mate of his own. Colin Clive is back as the overly ambitious Dr. Frankenstein, who creates the ill-faed bride (Elsa Lanchester). Directed by the original's James Whale (his last horror film) and featuring a haunting musical score, The Bride of Frankenstein ranks as one of the finest films not only of the genre, but for all time
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

7 editions published between 1942 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
A day at the races by Marx Brothers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1937 and 1983 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany comedy featuring the antics of the Marx brothers posing as a horse doctor, a jockey, and a vendor of bad racing tips
Rebecca by Franz Waxman( )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spirit of St. Louis by Wei de er( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Charles Lindbergh from his days of precarious mail runs in aviation's infancy to his design of a small transatlantic plane and the vicissitudes of its takeoff and epochal flight from New York to Paris in 1927
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
Run silent, run deep by Robert Wise( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in World War II, the line of command breaks down in a sub that is stalking a Japanese destroyer that sank the captain's former command
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

4 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and German and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blend of comedy and drama showing the monotonous yet anxiety-filled existence of the inmates of a German prisoner-of-war camp in World War II, as they discover that they have a spy in their midst
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and German and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fonda stars as a WWII supply ship officer itching to get into the fight
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
Fury by Fritz Lang( Visual )

7 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder
Destination Tokyo( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four hours out of San Francisco, submarine captain Cassidy unseals his top-secret orders and reads two fateful words: Destination Tokyo
 
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The Philadelphia story
Alternative Names
d’Alba, José, 1906-1967

d'Alba, José, 1906-1967

Franz Waxman amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Franz Waxman compositeur de musique de films, chef d'orchestre

Franz Waxman compositore tedesco naturalizzato statunitense

Franz Waxman Duits componist (1906-1967)

Franz Waxman German film composer

Franz Waxman tysk komponist

Franz Waxman tysk kompositör

Vaksman, F. 1906-1967

Wachsmann, F.

Wachsmann, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Wachsmann Franz 1906-1967

Waxman, F. 1906-1967

Waxman, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Waxman Franck 1906-1967

Waxman Frank 1906-1967

Waxman, Franz

Waxmann, Franz 1906-1967

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فرانتس واکسمن آهنگساز آلمانی

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フランツ・ワックスマン

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弗朗茨·沃克斯曼

法蘭茲·威克斯曼

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The Philadelphia storyBride of FrankensteinThe nun's storyMister RobertsFury